Professor Tourick launches new fleet book

Article from Business Car magazine

16 April, 2009

Fleet consultant professor Colin Tourick has published a new book to help fleet managers do their job.

The book called Managing Your Company Cars: Expert Opinion sees Tourick compile a series of interviews he carried out with a host of fleet experts. The interviews ask the type of questions a fleet manager would ask and provide the experts’ answers and opinions on these matters. More.

A week in the life

Published in Fleet News, December 2008

Monday

Met a new client. They need to reduce their fleet costs – fast. Long, detailed conversation about every aspect of their fleet. There are plenty of cost-saving opportunities. The trick, as always, is to get the right balance so the Finance, Operations and HR directors all end up happy.

Tuesday

Strategic planning session with the MD of a contract hire company. He knows times are hard but is committed to emerging from the recession amongst the winners. They have some choices to make; products, routes to market, how to use their resources, IT systems and pricing. Pricing is one of my pet subjects; endlessly fascinating.

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